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Meetings & Events

Whether you want to host a lavish gala dinner or an intimate business gathering, a private cocktail party or a product launch, our 10 sophisticated and well-equipped events spaces in Edinburgh—which can accommodate parties of 15 to 450 guests—offer style, comfort and Rocco Forte Hotels’ impeccable, world-class service.

Found at No. 1 Princes Street, the most prestigious address in the Scottish capital, The Balmoral enjoys exceptional access to Edinburgh’s main transport hubs, including Waverley Station (located adjacent to the hotel) and the international airport.

For its stunning city centre location, The Balmoral retains a surprising sense of peace and refined sophistication. Each of our light-flooded meeting and events spaces retain a wealth of grand, original features, with almost all showcasing the city’s most privileged views, looking out towards Edinburgh Castle and the Old Town.

Your event will also benefit from the services of our dedicated events team, while your guests will have the opportunity to dine at our Michelin-starred restaurant, Number One, in the chic surrounds of Brasserie Prince, or enjoy late-night whisky tastings at SCOTCH, our stylish whisky bar with over 500 bottles to choose from.

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Welcome to The Balmoral, an Edinburgh icon located at the city’s most prestigious address: number 1 Princes Street. Gazing up at the castle, down to the New Town’s galleries, boutiques and bars, the breathtaking building is at the heart of Scotland’s capital city. 

Take advantage of our unparalleled position with tailor-made, exclusive experiences in Edinburgh and beyond, curated by our concierge. From city tours and Highland excursions to whisky tastings, photography classes and the chance to create your very own tartan, the country and its culture are yours to explore. 

Our hotel, too, is yours to make your own. Expect a welcome in bespoke Balmoral tartan; Hebridean blues, heather hues and classic Scottish art; exceptional local cuisine from the country’s leading chefs; and our whisky ambassadors on hand with the ideal after-dinner dram. Expect expert events and culinary teams dedicated to making every ilk of event – from conferences to cocktail parties – unforgettable. And expect the signature Rocco Forte service, sincerity and style in Scotland.


An open invitation

Wide open spaces, astonishing vistas, eye-opening experiences: The Balmoral will be ready to welcome you from August 1st.

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